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Creator:
Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after Francis Vieira, 1765–1806, Portuguese
Title:

The Oath Of Viriathus

Former Title(s):

Johanni Brasiliae Principi

Date:
1799
Medium:
Line engraving and stipple engraving
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower left: "F.Vieira Junior inv | Intromissismilitum dextris in vulnera cruentata | Virginum, ad haec verba iurare, illos compullit. Per | numquam soedatum sanguinem, per inseptultum corpus | per manes is lius; corpus et sanguinem meum devoveam | in ultionem, nec desistam, quin simili vulnere cadam. | Laimundo vid. Monarchia Lusitana Lib. III. Cap. I."; lettered lower right: "F. Bartolozzi R.A. sculp. | Franciscus Vieira Junior | REGIAE CELSTITUDINIS | Beneficus devinctus | D.D.C."; lettered, lower center: "Johanni Brasiliae Principi | LUSITANICI. IMPERI. REGENTI | A.P.F. | London Published as the Act directs Novr. 1.1799. by F. Bartolozzi & Comp."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.19780
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
historical subject | military art
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38125
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